Nifurtoinol

(rINN)
Nifurtoinol Chemical formula
Synonyms: Hydroxymethylnitrofurantoin; Nifurtoïnol; Nifurtoinolum. 3-Hydroxymethyl-1-(5-nitrofurfurylideneamino)hydantoin.
Cyrillic synonym: Нифуртоинол.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C9H8N4O6 = 268.2.
CAS — 1088-92-2.
ATC — J01XE02.
ATC Vet — QJ01XE02.

💊 Profile

Nifurtoinol is a nitrofuran antibacterial with properties similar to those of nitrofurantoin (below) and is used in the treatment of urinary-tract infections. It is given orally in doses of up to 300 mg daily in divided doses.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Belg.: Urfadyn PL.
Published May 08, 2019.